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Uberblox – Modular Construction and Automation System

UberBlox TM is a new high-quality metal construction set and prototyping system for makers to build rigid structures and automated machines. At the heart of...

How a 3D-Printed Cracker Could Transform the Food Industry

Food designer Chloé Rutzerveld has developed a concept for "healthy and sustainable" 3D-printed snacks that sprout plants and mushrooms for flavour. According to the...
Boeing files patent for 3D-printed aircraft parts

Boeing files patent for 3D-printed aircraft parts

Boeing wants to patent its process for 3D-printed replacement aircraft parts. And here’s a novel twist in this era of pre-emptive patent filings: The...
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Anthony Atala: Printing a human kidney

According to surgeon Anthony Atala we are facing a major health crisis today in terms of a shortage of organs. As he indicates in...
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Top 5 Best 3D Printers To Buy USA

An overview of the 5 best 3Dprinters with the Makergear M2 and the FlashForge Creator.

New 3-D Printers Let You Print in Metal and Wood

3-D printing in plastic is so last year. At this year's 3D Printer World Expo, companies showed off new machines that print in rubber,...
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3D Printing – viable tool for industry? (video)

Valve World has recently met several people keen to talk up the merits of 3D printing. What initially seemed to be a play-thing for...
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Print This: UC Berkeley Uses 3D Printers to Construct a First-Ever...

Perhaps you remember the day when printers, requiring only lowly paper and toner, simply produced documents. Now we’re well on our way into the...

Why 3D printing is set to revolutionise manufacturing

Although currently the domain of high-value engineering, 3D printing is on course to change the way we make things - and maybe even shop. Imagine...

Optomec Signs Landre as Benelux Distributor for LENS 3D Metal Printers

Albuquerque, New Mexico – March 4, 2015:  Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed metals and printed...

Electronic Inks Make 3-D Printing More Promising

A startup called Voxel8 is using materials expertise to extend the capabilities of 3-D printing. Three cofounders of Voxel8, a Harvard spinoff, are showing me...

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COMPAMED - The leading international marketplace for the medical supplier industry and product development! Companies in the outside supplier and services industries are the...
Your questions answered: 3d bioprinting

Your questions answered: 3d bioprinting

Experts answer your questions on the emerging field of 3D bioprinting. While 3D printing becomes more established within  the manufacturing sector, one of its most...

Grey’s Anatomy” Prominently Features Medical 3D Printing Technology

Grey’s Anatomy, the textbook of human anatomy originally written by Henry Gray and illustrated by Henry Vandyke Carter, was widely regarded as the seminal...

3D Printed Cast Speeds Bone Recovery Using Ultrasound

A new prototype brings together 3D printing, room to breathe and ultrasound pulses to create a cast that is not only comfortable and stylish...